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Eleanor and Hick : the love affair that shaped a First Lady / Susan Quinn.

Quinn, Susan, 1940- author. (Author).
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  • 11 of 15 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County - Angola 973.9170 QUI (Text) 33118000177055 Adult: New Book Checked out 12/10/2016
Clinton Public Library - Clinton 920 QUI (Text) 36806002066023 NEW ITEMS Available -
Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood 973.917 QUI (Text) 36626103769535 New Adult Nonfiction Available -
Hartford City Public Library - Hartford City 973.917 Q (Text) 76051000172615 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch B ROOSEVELT, ELEANOR QUINN (Text) 33946003129561 New Books . 2nd Floor Available -
Jay County Public Library - Portland B R7812q (Text) 76383000444430 Adult New Shelf, B Available -
Jennings County Public Library - North Vernon 920 Q (Text) 30653006342265 New Adult NoN Fic Available -
Ladoga Clark Township Public Library - Ladoga 973.91 QUI (Text) 34545000305361 Adult Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon 973.917 QUI (Text) 34330512970394 Adult - New Books Available -
Mooresville Public Library - Mooresville 920 QUI (Text) 37323005282911 NEW-BKS Checked out 12/08/2016
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  • ISBN: 9781594205408
  • ISBN: 159420540X
  • Physical Description: 404 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, [2016]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-389) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: UNEXPECTED LOVE -- Beginning to Trust -- Eleanor According to Hick -- Je T'aime et Je T'adore -- Lorena -- Eleanor -- Getaway -- BECOMING A TEAM -- Partnership -- La Presidenta and the Newshawk -- Getting Away with It -- Now or Never -- Blowing Off -- Looking for a Home -- TOGETHER AND APART -- Trading Jobs -- This Place! -- Time Tears On -- THE WORLD AT WAR -- Afraid No More -- A Better Politician Than Her Husband -- In Residence -- In It, Up to the Neck -- Risking Everything -- A Fight for Love and Glory -- Winning with the Women -- There Is Only One President -- The Greatest Catastrophe for the World -- STARTING OVER -- Sliding on Marble Floors -- The Opinion of Mankind -- A New Way to be Useful -- Living On.
Summary, etc.: In 1933, as her husband assumed the presidency, Eleanor Roosevelt embarked on the claustrophobic, duty-bound existence of the First Lady with dread. Putting her deep disappointment in her marriage behind her, she had developed an independent life which was threatened by her new public role. A lifeline came to her in the form of a feisty campaign reporter for the Associated Press, Lorena Hickok. Over the next thirty years, until Eleanor's death, the two women were, at different points, lovers, confidantes, professional advisors, and caring friends. Quinn provides a revealing look at how an unlikely romance influenced some of the most consequential years in American history.
Subject: Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962.
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 > Friends and associates.
Hickok, Lorena A.
Presidents' spouses > United States > Biography.
Women journalists > United States > Biography.
Journalists > United States > Biography.
Women social reformers > United States > Biography.
Female friendship > United States.
United States > Politics and government > 1933-1945.
United States > Social policy > 20th century.
Genre: Biographies.

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